Poster for Barrow Outdoor Spring Market.

Barrow Outdoor Market springs into action

Local traders will be offering an array of home-made crafts, produce and gifts including local honey, cheese, handmade wreaths, bath products, children’s toys, cakes, jams and chutneys, handcrafted hot drinks, takeaway food and much more at Barrow Outdoor Spring Market.

5 April 2024
Voting and democracy

Make a Change Become a Councillor

Westmorland and Furness Council is calling on all community heroes to step up and become a parish, or town councillor in the 2 May 2024 elections.

28 March 2024
Westmorland and Furness landscape

Easter weekend opening hours

Westmorland and Furness Council will continue to provide key services over the Easter period, but some of its offices – will be closed on Good Friday (29 March) and Easter Monday (1 April) 2024.

28 March 2024
One of the new wooden-clad safety barriers installed on Kirkstone Pass

Kirkstone Pass re-opens for Easter holidays

An iconic Lakeland pass will be re-opened for the Easter bank holiday weekend and school holiday fortnight, following completion of the latest phase of works on a multi-million pound road safety scheme.

28 March 2024

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